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Development banks pledge $15B in new climate funds – officials

Oct 10, 2015 - 9:00 AM

World leaders are scrambling to reach the magic number of 100 billion in funding to combat global warming and help vulnerable nations cope with the impact of climate change

NEW CLIMATE FUNDS. IMFC Chairman and Mexico's Bank Governor AgustÌn Carstens speaks at the opening of the IMFC meeting as members listen during the 2015 IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings in Lima, Peru, October 9, 2015. Handout photo by EPA/Stephen Jaffe

EU investment plan could create 2.1 million jobs – UN

Jan 28, 2015 - 10:57 PM

Crafted by European Commission chief Jean Claude Juncker the 351 billion euro 387 billion plan is based on 21 billion euros in seed money from the EU budget and the bloc s European Investment Bank

EU DOWNGRADE. Standard and Poor's downgrades the European Union from AAA to AA+

Juncker unveils giant 315B euro plan to 'kickstart' Europe

Nov 26, 2014 - 10:34 AM

UPDATED The plan is the cornerstone of Juncker s 5 year agenda to jumpstart the EU s moribund economy which has failed to grow since the financial crisis

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker gives a press conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, 12 November 2014. Olivier Hoslet/EPA

US, EU stiffen sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

Jul 17, 2014 - 7:35 AM

The American package of sanctions packs the most punch and draws an angry threat of serious retaliation from Moscow

HIT. The Rosneft company logo is seen at a petrol station in Moscow, Russia, 24 October 2012. Sergey Ilnitsky/EPA